i think we all go through mutations right. all form of evolutonary adaptation are a result of mutated DNA. if peter parker had children would he pass on his abilities to them? we should ask an evolutionary biologist like richard dawkins who could do a guest video. that would be something I'd pay to see.
Given that your premise is "Since an early age, I've asked myself, 'Are superheroes logical?' " there is nothing left to do but underline this 'Aresuperheroeslogical ' . How on earth do you have a column? What you lack imagination and innovative speculation you more then make up for it with reduntant inane lines of questioning that show a remarkable vapidity for a connoisseur. To say nothing of your sub par writing style. In all sincerity we are worthy & deserve more as readers and we expect more from our writers. Tom they say the unexamed life is not worth living so i strongly urge you to put on a brave face and rethink yours. HUZZAH - pip!
i think endings are the easy way out. how much narrative art has an ending; everything does, but comics. its a cool facet to the medium. to keep telling the stories so what if the character evolves and becomes a subject counter to what you as a normal everyday reader first enjoyed or identified with those comics take on a life of there own